Red Hat’s Fedora 11: So Easy You’ll Forget It’s Linux

Article Source The Open Road
June 9, 2009, 9:35 am

Red Hat has taken heat over the past few years for allegedly neglecting the personal computer in favor of more profitable enterprise servers. It’s a fair critique: Red Hat is an enterprise software company, a decision it made years ago, and to good effect.

But anyone thinking that Red Hat has somehow forgotten consumer markets in its rush to win the enterprise need only try the final release of Fedora 11, its community-focused operating system for desktops and laptops. I’ve been evaluating Fedora 11 for the past week and find it polished and professional while meeting or beating Windows in key performance areas…